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Tips For Organizing Prescription Meds

Tips For Organizing Prescription Meds

Is your elderly parent struggling to manage prescription medications? If so, you’re not alone. A staggering 83% of adults  over the age of 65 are taking at least one medication, with as many as half of all seniors taking 5 or more medications at one time. Staying on...
Helping Families Cope with Alzheimer’s

Helping Families Cope with Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s disease continues to threaten our elder population, affecting almost 6M seniors in the US. With someone in this country diagnosed every 65 seconds, chances are you know a friend or neighbor caring for an affected family member. It can be heartbreaking and...
Helping Mom Adjust to Change

Helping Mom Adjust to Change

Any kind of change can be challenging, particularly when it involves our living situation. The prospect of leaving the comfort zone of a family home, no matter how necessary it might be, usually involves some measure of anxiety — especially when moving to memory care...
Senior Health: Nature or Nurture?

Senior Health: Nature or Nurture?

The secret to a long life? Take a two-mile walk every day before breakfast. – Harry Truman   If only it were that simple, right? Although our 33rd President did live to be 88, his secret to a long life leaves out the huge complexities around the roles that...
Online Support for a Dementia Diagnosis

Online Support for a Dementia Diagnosis

Coming to grips with a family member’s dementia diagnosis can be overwhelming and frightening – and if you are facing it, you’re most certainly not alone. In fact, every 65 seconds, someone in the US is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s – by far the most common cause of...
What Senior Living Looks Like Today

What Senior Living Looks Like Today

Today’s seniors are living longer, healthier lives, with more choices and a greater say in how they want to enjoy this next chapter. And senior communities have risen to the demands of this vibrant population, offering more amenities, greater variety, and a higher...
A Look at Blue Zones

A Look at Blue Zones

Americans’ desire to live longer is a powerful one, particularly among the baby boomer generation, leaders of the so-called fitness revolution and pioneers in healthier nutrition awareness. A recent survey found that 4 out of 5 Americans born in this generation...
A Look at Veterans’ Aid and Attendance

A Look at Veterans’ Aid and Attendance

How much does assisted living cost these days? With the price of seniors’ healthcare continuing to skyrocket, it’s more important than ever for seniors on a fixed income to seek out any means available to offset expenses. If you or your parent are a veteran 65 or...